Grade 5: The Scientific Garden
Garden-Based Learning Unit Grade 5: The Scientific Garden.
‘Āina, the importance of observation, data collection, and experimentation for gardners and farmers, the scientific method, the importance of soil and organic matter, microorganisms (fungi and bacteria), invertebrates, producers, consumers, decomposers, decomposition, photosynthesis, and the soil food web.
Health, Language Arts, Science, Mathematics
Easily adaptable for other grade levels. Includes Unit Overview, Lesson Plans, Lesson Worksheets, and Visual Aids.
Please review the ʻĀINA In Schools Curriculum Overview for information on how this unit fits into the broader K-6 ʻĀINA Curriculum.
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